Category: Ski Areas & Heli-Ski Sites

New Zealand Ski Areas offer stunning scenery, exhilarating dry powder runs, snowboard terrain parks and pumping apres ski action. Full descriptions of New Zealand’s ski areas and heli-ski locations

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Heli-Skiing Locations

Heli-skiing and heli-boarding are New Zealand's ultimate adrenalin-rush in the mountains. The Southern Alps offers…

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Round Hill

Only a few minutes drive from Lake Tekapo township is the ultimate snow sport destination…

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Awakino

The majestic St Mary Range receives big dumps of wind-packed powder snow in southerly storms.…

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Mt Potts

A uniquely different ski field is set amongst the high peaks of a sheep station…

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Fox Peak

The mountains of South Canterbury are home to a large ski field with a distinguished…

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Mt Dobson

High in the Two Thumb Range, 30 minutes drive from Fairlie, is a family owned…

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Mt Cheeseman

Watch the sunrise from your room, enjoy breakfast, clip on your skis and head for…

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Mt Olympus

‘The Playground of the Gods’, lies on the western flank of the Craigieburn range, where…

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Porter Heights

The closest commercial ski field to Christchurch also boasts the steepest downhill run in New…

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Mt Hutt

The greatest variety of skiing in New Zealand is found in the Canterbury region, with…

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Broken River

Five club ski fields in the Arthur’s Pass and Craigieburn regions provide affordable alpine adventure;…

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Turoa

Turoa 'The Giant', towers above the central North Island, extending into glacier country below Mt…

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Ohau

A well kept secret in New Zealand skiing circles, is a remote ski field, which…

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Tukino

Mt Ruapehu is revered as the focus for fantastic winter fun on the expansive slopes…

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Whakapapa

The broad white flanks of Mt Ruapehu, New Zealand’s largest active volcano, are an irresistible…

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Cardrona

The Southern Lakes ski fields are superb. One in particular has wonderful, safe, open terrain…

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Waiorau Nordic

Classic cross-country skiing is now firmly established in New Zealand with the advent of the…

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Coronet Peak

Queenstown ‘The Adventure Capital of the World’, takes pride of place as our best winter…

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The Remarkables

The snow-capped serrated peaks of the Remarkables Range rise majestically above Queenstown. The scene is…

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Treble Cone

The biggest and steepest ski field in the South Island has a commanding position in…